- Redmi Note 9 5G series has been launched in China.
- Redmi has launched three new Redmi phones under the series namely Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 9 5G and Redmi Note 9 4G.
- The Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G is the most powerful device in the list.
Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 9 5G, and Redmi Note 9 4G have been rolled out in China. The expected smartphones launched by Xiaomi will be available for buying in China from 1st December. The international availability of these 3 new phones in the Redmi Note 9 series has not been announced yet. The predecessor models in the Redmi Note 9 series, which include Redmi Note 9 Pro Max, Redmi Note 9 Pro, and Redmi Note 9, were rolled out in India earlier this year.
Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G, Redmi Note 9 5G, Redmi Note 9 4G price
Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G is priced at CNY 1599 (approximately Rs. 17,900) for 6GB RAM plus 128GB model, CNY 1799 (approximately Rs. 20, 200) for 8GB RAM plus 128GB, and CNY 1999 (approximately Rs. 22, 400) for 8GB RAM plus 256GB in China. It is offered in blue, black, and Lake and Autumn color options.
The Redmi Note 9 5G starts at CNY 1299 (approximately Rs. 14,600) for the 6GB RAM plus 128GB model, CNY 1499 (approximately Rs. 16,800) for the 8GB RAM plus 128GB, and CNY 1699 (approximately Rs. 19,100) for the 8GB RAM plus 256GB variant. It is offered in Flowing Shadow Purple, Cloud Ink Grey, and Outside the Castle Peak color variants.
Redmi Note 9 4G is priced at CNY 999 (approximately Rs. 11,200) for the 4GB RAM plus 128GB model, CNY 1099 (approximately Rs. 12,300) for the 6GB RAM plus 128GB, CNY 1299 (approximately Rs. 15,600) for the 8GB plus 128GB, and CNY 1499 (approximately Rs. 16,800) for the 8GB RAM plus 256GB option. It is available in Misty Green, Smoke Wave Blue, and Feather Black color options.
Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G
Out of the three, it is the Redmi Note 9 Pro 5G that is the most powerful as it comes with a Snapdragon 750G chipset with a 5G X52 modem. The phone sports a 6.67-inch display on the front with support for 1080p resolution and a 120Hz refresh rate. Like the display of the Mi 10T, this display supports adaptive refresh that offers 6 different refresh rate steps and can thus dynamically switch between 30Hz to 120Hz depending on the task at hand. The panel also supports a touch sampling rate of 240Hz and the front & back of the device are protected by Gorilla Glass 5.
The device chipset is paired to a base configuration of 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage. For the higher version, users get 8GB plus 128GB of RAM and internal storage, while there is also a version that offers the same amount of RAM but doubles the storage to 256GB.
The phone houses a quad-camera set-up on the back, which is around a 108-megapixel ISOCELL HM2 sensor. Other cameras in the list include an 8-megapixel ultrawide camera, a 2-camera macro shooter, and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. For selfies, the phone has a 16-megapixel sensor. The phone packs a 4,820 mAh battery with support for a 33W fast charger which can go up from 0% to 100% in just 58 minutes.
Redmi Note 9 5G
Redmi Note 9 5G is a bit more affordable phone and it is powered by the MediaTek Dimensity 800U chipset. Xiaomi claims that the 800U chipset is twice as fast as the chipset found on the Redmi Note 8, while the storage speed has also been improved.
Coming to its display, it sports a 6.53-inch LCD panel with FullHD plus resolution and a refresh rate of 60Hz. The panel comes with the protection of Gorilla Glass 5. Coming to the camera, it has a base 48-megapixel lens which sits next to an 8-megapixel ultrawide camera and a 2-megapixel macro camera. The device has a 13-megapixel selfie camera lens. The phone is backed with a 5,000mAh battery, which gets support for 18W fast charging.
Redmi Note 9 4G
This is the most affordable device on the list and consequently, gets the Snapdragon 662 chipset with up to 128GB of UFS 2.2 storage. It is paired with a minimum of 4GB of RAM. The panel on the device is a 6.53-inch LCD which comes with support for Full HD plus resolution and a 120Hz touch sampling rate (refresh rate is 60Hz).
The camera module on the Redmi Note 9 4G includes a 48-megapixel sensor, an 8-megapixel ultrawide sensor and a 2-megapixel depth sensor. The phone also features an 8-megapixel selfie camera inside the notch. The phone packs a big 6,000mAh battery bundled with an 18W fast charger. This model has a 3.5mm headphone jack and stereo speakers.